Kerry Assistant Team Leader- Production 1st Shift in Norwich, New York

Company Overview

Want a job you can feel good about? Leading to better encompasses everything we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the world's leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building sustainable solutions for consumers or building benefits and opportunities for employees, the main thread of the Kerry fabric is #LeadingToBetter. With focus on a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

Leading to better.

Through sensory science and technology, Kerry develops and manufactures food and beverage solutions for popular brands throughout the world. In fact, you've most likely experienced Kerry in the food or beverages you've consumed in the past few days!

Leading to better, together.

Together, we shape how the world views food and beverage. Leading to better, together means we do this in a culture that nurtures agility, speed, quality and safety and we do this through:

  • Celebrating curiosity that leads to action

  • Empowering our people

  • Promoting diverse thinking

  • Investing in innovation

  • Acting on sustainability

  • Embracing our differences

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Description and Responsibilities

Mon-Fri 7:15m-3:45pm.The Assistant Team Leader is responsible for the assigned production area, working both independently and as a team player, leads by influence, train new employees, coaching employees, has the ablility to lift up to 50lbs, work overtime, multitask, offer ideas for continuous improvement of processes, adhere to production schedule, adhere to all safety and Good Manufacturing Practice requirements.

Competitive benefit package offered including: medical, dental, vision, legal insurance, 401k match, vacation time, personal time, volunteer time off and discretionary holiday.


2+ years in a manufacturing environment preferred

Must be a self starter and a team player with excellent attendance

Must have strong math skills and the ability to operate in various positions to provide relief and coverage on team

Previous experience leading people is preferred

Requisition ID 2018-15250

Division Kerry

Position Type Full Time

Recruiter HW1

Posting Type DNI

Posting Type CB